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Pregnant asylum seeker rescued from snow trying to cross Manitoba border

Pregnant asylum seeker rescued from snow trying to cross Manitoba border

WINNIPEG — A pregnant woman who walked across the United States border into Manitoba was rescued after she became trapped in a snowbank and appeared to go into labour.
Calgary UCP candidate resigns after report on her comments about race

Calgary UCP candidate resigns after report on her comments about race

CALGARY — A United Conservative Party candidate in the Alberta election who resigned over online comments she reportedly made about white nationalists is begging people to lower the temperature of political debate.
Highlights from the 2019 federal budget tabled Tuesday

Highlights from the 2019 federal budget tabled Tuesday

OTTAWA — Highlights from the federal Liberal budget tabled Tuesday by Finance Minister Bill Morneau: — $1.
Tunisian billionaire who fled Canada ahead of 2016 deportation arrested in France

Tunisian billionaire who fled Canada ahead of 2016 deportation arrested in France

MONTREAL — An elusive Tunisian billionaire who disappeared from Canada as he was set to be deported to his homeland in 2016 resurfaced last week and is under arrest in France.

'Dirty John'-style romance scams cost Canadians millions, police say

One expert calls it a "Dirty John" scenario: An alleged scam artist who woos victims with romance and charm.
Five things about the federal budget

Five things about the federal budget

OTTAWA — The Liberals' last budget of this mandate sets the stage for the October federal election and includes a sprinkling of money for voters across a wide spectrum. But there are also gaps in spending for some groups.
New $1B border strategy will get tough on irregular asylum seekers

New $1B border strategy will get tough on irregular asylum seekers

OTTAWA — The Liberal government is signalling its intent to stem the flow of asylum seekers crossing into Canada at unofficial entry points with a new border-enforcement strategy aimed at detecting, intercepting and removing irregular migrants.
Finance Minister Bill Morneau's budget speech

Finance Minister Bill Morneau's budget speech

OTTAWA — Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Last week, I was back home in Toronto—where I had a chance to visit with some young people at the Boys and Girls Club in Regent Park.
Study finds rise in millennial perfectionism, parents and social media blamed

Study finds rise in millennial perfectionism, parents and social media blamed

HALIFAX — Millennials are more inclined to be perfectionists than previous generations, according to a new study that found a rise in perfectionism from 1990 to 2015.
Budget 2019: Liberals offer "modest" help homebuyers' purchase, cover mortage

Budget 2019: Liberals offer "modest" help homebuyers' purchase, cover mortage

OTTAWA — The federal government is promising to pick up part of the cost of a mortgage for a new home and increase the amount of retirement savings Canadians can tap as part of budget measures unveiled today to help first-time homebuyers get into the
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